Jan 24, 2013

EUUK prime minister David Cameron's promise to hold a referendum on Britain's membership of the European Union could have negative consequences for the country's asset managers, say consultants.

Jan 24, 2013

software 410MSCI has paid $23.5 million (€18 million) to ICG Group to buy InvestorForce, which provides performance measurement and reporting software to institutional investment consultants in the United States.

Jan 23, 2013

Calculating valueThe 'two and 20' fee structure that was standard for alternative funds is moving towards 1.5 and 20 as hedge funds, private equity and infrastructure funds are forced to reduce fees, says a survey.

Jan 22, 2013

North america globeAssets in the hedge fund industry rose nearly 4% in 2012, according to a new estimate, outpacing inflation in North America, where the majority of these assets are managed.

Jan 22, 2013

Pension nest egg 410State Street Global Advisors has launched a multi-asset fund for pension schemes that can switch its allocation between asset classes in a bid to increase returns.

Jan 21, 2013

Statue of liberty USNot one of the 13 hedge fund strategies watched by the Edhec-Risk Institute kept track with the United States stock market in 2012.